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Garner man pleads guilty to bigamy

Posted March 31, 2011 9:39 a.m. EDT
Updated March 31, 2011 9:53 a.m. EDT

— A Garner man pleaded guilty Wednesday to marrying a woman in West Virginia while he was still married to a woman in North Carolina.

Robert Norris Jr., 58, pleaded guilty in West Virginia to bigamy, according to WOWK-TV, the CBS affiliate in Huntington, W. Va. He is expected to be sentenced in May.

According to court records, Norris married one woman in 1987 and then married another woman in Putnam County, West Virginia, in 2004.